Alexia Torke

  • 943 Citations
  • 18 h-Index
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NIH Grants 2009 2017

Decision Making
Geriatric Nursing

Surrogate Decision Making for Hospitalized Older Adults

Torke, A.

National Institutes of Health


Project: Research projectMentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award

Decision Making

Publications 1996 2018

  • 943 Citations
  • 18 h-Index
  • 59 Article
  • 2 Comment/debate
  • 1 Letter
  • 1 Review article

Addressing personal barriers to advance care planning: Qualitative investigation of a mindfulness-based intervention for adults with cancer and their family caregivers

Cottingham, A. H., Beck-Coon, K., Bernat, J. K., Helft, P., Schmidt, K., Shields, C. G., Torke, A. & Johns, S., Jun 8 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Palliative and Supportive Care. p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Advance Care Planning
Terminal Care
1 Citations

Factors Associated With Posthospital Nursing Facility Discharge for Patients With Impaired Decision Making

Carnahan, J. L., Inger, L., Young, R. S., Slaven, J. E. & Torke, A., Oct 1 2018, In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 19, 10, p. 916-917 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Patient Discharge
Decision Making

How the Fault in Our Stars illuminates four themes of the Adolescent End of Life Narrative

Kirkman, A. O., Hartsock, J. A. & Torke, A., May 26 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Medical Humanities.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

End of Life
Terminally Ill
Terminal Care

Nontraditional Surrogate Decision Makers for Hospitalized Older Adults

Comer, A. R., Slaven, J. E., Montz, A., Burke, E., Inger, L. & Torke, A., Jan 1 2018, In : Medical Care. 56, 4, p. 337-340 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Preference
Observational Studies
Intensive Care Units
Primary Health Care

POLST Facilitation in Complex Care Management: A Feasibility Study

Torke, A., Hickman, S., Hammes, B., Counsell, S., Inger, L., Slaven, J. E. & Butler, D., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Feasibility Studies
Advance Care Planning
Independent Living